The most visited seaports are Dubrovnik, Split and Zadar
In the period from January to July 2018, the number of trips of foreign cruise ships increased by 2,7%, and the total number of days spent by ships decreased by 4,5% compared to the same period in 2017. In the mentioned period in 2018, the number of passengers on these ships is higher by 11,1% compared to the same period in 2017.Thus, 60 foreign cruise ships sailed into Croatian seaports, which made 344 cruises. There were 519 thousand passengers on these ships, who stayed in Croatia for 704 days, according to data from the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS).The largest number of trips was made by ships flying the flags of the Bahamas (85 trips) and Malta (78 trips), while the largest number of passengers arrived by ships flying the flag of Panama (147 thousand passengers) and Italy (113 thousand passengers).Source: CBSOut of a total of 344 cruises, most trips were realized in the Dubrovnik-Neretva County (56,4%) and the Split-Dalmatia County (23,3%), which is a total of 79,7%. The remaining 20,3% of trips were made in the following counties: Zadar (7,0%), Istria (5,8%), Šibenik-Knin (5,5%) and Primorje-Gorski Kotar (2,0%).The port of Dubrovnik (263 visits) had the most visits of foreign cruise ships, followed by the ports of Split (129 visits) and Zadar (64 visits).